Kashkan Rural District

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Kashkan Rural District
دهستان كشكان
Rural district
Country  Iran
Province Lorestan
County Dowreh
District Shahivand
Population (2006)
 • Total 10,294

Kashkan Rural District (Persian: دهستان كشكان‎‎) was the only rural district (dehestan) in Shahivand District, Dowreh County, Lorestan Province, Iran until 2007. At the 2006 census, its population was 10,294, in 2,125 families.[1] The rural district had 37 census recognized villages.

In December 2007, the Kashkan Rural District was divided into North Kashkan and South Kashkan.[2]


  1. ^ "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)". Islamic Republic of Iran. Archived from the original (Excel) on 2011-11-11. 
  2. ^ "تصویب نامه درخصوص اصلاحات تقسیمات كشوری در استان لرستان - وزارت کشور" [Approved amendment to the divisions in the province - Ministry of Interior]. Laws and Regulations Portal of the Islamic Republic of Iran. 23 December 2007. Archived from the original on 29 September 2015.